July, 2014

Dangers of wearing contact lenses for too long..

By admin
July 16, 2014

Dangers of Contact Lenses: Amoeba Eye Infection A student in Taiwan who left contact lenses in her eyes for six months straight developed a rare and serious eye infection that ultimately took her vision, according to a news report. A single-celled organism called an amoeba was able to infect the outer covering of the woman's...  read more

July is Fireworks Safety Month

By admin
July 1, 2014

Prevent Injuries from Fireworks by following the steps below; 90 percent of eye injuries are prevented by wearing the proper protective eye-wear. No parts of the body should be over the firework while lighting. Before lighting a firework, read the warning label carefully and follow all the directions. Light fireworks outdoors and away from buildings,...  read more